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Hi I'm Brett.

I like futsal, a few triple-kills, cars, and being a missionary. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My name is Brett Carter Jenkins. I enjoy soccer indoors and outdoors. Futsal is my favorite style to play. I enjoy watching movies and being with my homies. I enjoy playing some Call of Duty when I can and like a triple-kill every now and then. I enjoy cars a lot. Not building them, but car facts, stats, and the different types. I enjoy being out in Mother Nature and am an Eagle Scout. I come from an awesome family. I have wonderful parents and five stupendous siblings. I am the youngest of six children. I grew up in North Salt Lake, Utah. 

Why I am a Mormon

Why am I a Mormon? That is really a good question. I was a Mormon by default. My parents were Mormon and I was born into the church. I grew up Mormon, but never really understood it until I was older. Now I am Mormon for me. I am a Mormon, because it makes me happy. I have asked for myself and know that this is the true church. The gospel of Jesus Christ isn't controlling, but liberating. All the commandments or rules we live by keep us free from addiction and long-term grief. That is true freedom and happiness. I am not perfect, nor will I ever claim to be. The Savior's sacrifice makes it possible for me to get past my imperfections and live life to the fullest.

How I live my faith

I am currently serving a two year service mission in Texas. I have been in Houston and as far as Vidor. For two years I leave my family, friends, school, and many other things, to help other people and myself draw nearer to our Savior Jesus Christ. When we find someone ready and willing to follow our Savior, we help the person make changes in their life to bring them in closer harmony with his teachings. We also serve in the community, and try to make a positive impact.  

Are all Mormons required to serve a mission?

Brett.
 No. I have a brother who didn't serve a mission and many friends who didn't decide to go on one. They aren't shunned because of their choice. A mission is an opportunity to experience personal growth and help other people out. They aren't a vacation either, so a lot of thought has to go into the decision to serve a missionary. While every able-bodied young man is encouraged to serve a mission, they are NOT forced to. Show more Show less